Microsoft released the beta testing a new faster, smarter and more personalized version of its Web client Outlook.com. The changes mainly concern the functions Calendar, People and Mail.
The new user interface is colorful and customizable, so users can categorize e-mails with the possibility of filtering. Accessories Outlook now enables users to access favorite applications, such as. Evernote, GIPH, Gfycat, Microsoft Translator, PayPal or Trello, directly from the web interface. Also facilitate access to the mailbox settings and color themes.
Improve the integration of Skype in order to facilitate access to contacts to chat and call from Outlook. Disappeared inept side panel, which allows only one conversation at a time. "You can send an instant message or start a free video call and participate in multiple conversations at once. Just select the person you want to talk, and your conversation will appear in its own window, "he explained the Outlook blog post .
And calendar will be updated look, got rid of distinct color components and will offer a new user experience - the ability to quickly add events and their details to the calendar without opening a new window. Advanced were the icons that are automatically added to events in their name to a faster and better orientation.
The service people (people) will facilitate the creation, display and edit contacts and lists. This will help users who need to add more information about your contacts, such as birthdays or personal notes. There will be new profile cards with details that show if a contact hover. If you add a person to your favorites list, create a bookmark in the left menu with an overview of mail from her. The user can also assign a contact photo.
Outlook.com users can program new beta test, click to select the Try Beta, which Microsoft added in the upper right corner of your inbox.